Doctor of Divinity

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a doctor's degree in religion


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She received many other awards and recognitions including the Pearson Peace Medal in 1987, an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity from Queen's University in 1990, and the Order of Ontario in 1992.
In 1989, in his 70s, Calder earned his Doctorate of Divinity.
I served as a chaplain for close to 30 years and the only time I felt that my church valued me was when Knox College conferred on me a doctorate of divinity and as Chaplain General I was invited to address the General Assembly.
Crosby-born priest Canon James Collins, who famously booked The Beatles before they were famous, for a parish dance, will receive a doctorate of divinity for his lifelong work helping people less fortunate - as will city-based Bishop Vincent Malone "in recognition of his contributions to Catholic education" and university links.
One of the country's leading clergyman, the Rt Rev Tom Wright, who retires this summer, was awarded the Honorary Doctorate of Divinity during the university's Academic Congregation ceremonies held at Newcastle City Hall yesterday.
The Rt Rev Tom Wright, who retires from his role this summer, was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity during yesterday's academic congregation ceremonies at Newcastle City Hall.
He was granted an honorary Doctorate of Divinity by the Episcopal Divinity School, Massachusetts, in 2007, in recognition of his contribution to reconciliation in the Anglican Communion.
Harp received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Huntingdon College, his Masters of Divinity from Emory University, and his Doctorate of Divinity from McCormick Theological Seminary at the University of Chicago.
In 1986, Cook College and Theological School in Tempe, Arizona bestowed upon him an honorary doctorate of divinity degree.
The former Bishop of Liverpool, the Right Rev Lord David Sheppard, is to receive an honorary Doctorate of Divinity at the degree congregations at the University of Birmingham today.
For his dedication to proclaiming the gospel through his many endeavors, Gonzalez received an honorary Doctorate of Divinity from Oral Roberts University in 2006.
Back in January Rabbi Lionel Blue was presented with an honorary doctorate of divinity by the Chancellor of Durham University, Bill Bryson.
Rabbi Blue, awarded a Doctorate of Divinity, is best known for his wry and gentle sense of humour on Thought for the Day on BBC Radio 4's Today programme.